Peavine train numbers
NW Mailing List
nw-mailing-list at nwhs.org
Fri Sep 21 08:32:11 EDT 2018
Various members of my family worked on the N & W, so I have heard stories
all my life about the railroad. One of the things my mother used to tell
me that when she was in elementary school (in Welch, WV), the railroad
held a contest for the kids to help name the new trains. That's when
someone suggested the Powatan Arrow and Pocohontas names, which the N & W
Now I know that family stories aren't always accurate, but they sure can
be interesting, if nothing else!
Formerly N&W in Roanoke, now ACL in Cairo, GA
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the NW-Mailing-List